The heart of England is a great place to visit, so why not discover it with a stay in a Warwickshire holiday cottage,. Warwickshire is dominated by the great industrial cities of Birmingham and Coventry, but the name of Shakespeare will always echo through any mention of this ancient and varied county. Stratford-upon-Avon, and Henley-on-Arden (the latter, immortalised by The Baird in his play "As You Like It") welcome visitors in all seasons. Follow in the footsteps of Queen Elizabeth I and Oliver Cromwell at Kenilworth Castle, with the latter 'guest' ensuring it became "one of these ruins Cromwell knocked about a bit", Nearby Arbury Court was the birthplace in 1819 of Mary Ann Evans, later more famously known as George Elliot, and whose novels "Mill on the Floss", "Silas Marner" and "Adam Bede" bring to life Warwickshire's countryside.
While its name should not be mentioned, its features certainly can be. Macbeth Cottage is a quaint rural cottage built with blue lias stone and is situated just outside Stratford-upon-Avon. It offers an inglenook fireplace and exposed beams, lovely mature gardens, a hot tub and space to unwind.
Set among 10 acres of natural grounds, Juliet Cottage is the perfect place to enjoy a relaxing holiday or special celebration. The rural cottage lies just moments from Stratford-upon-Avon and still promises tranquillity, as well a country charm, a hot tub, modernity and, of course, a Juliet balcony.
Falstaff Cottage is a charming and spacious cottage near Stratford-upon-Avon which promises wonderful countryside views and serenity. The rural cottage features exposed beams and other gorgeous details which blend perfectly with its quaint surroundings. Step into a charming and relaxing space.
Gather friends for a memorable weekend away at Ashleigh House, an elegant and affordable rural cottage near Henley-in-Arden. The sophisticated country house boasts a hot tub and sun lounge with snooker table as well as ample gardens, a south-facing patio for entertaining, plus period furnishings.
Old Bothy makes the perfect romantic retreat for couples on holiday, situated at the edge of the Cotswolds in the historic 11th-century village of Halford, Warwickshire, a small countryside cottage boasting courtyard garden, an electric wood-burner, and en-suite double bedroom.
Cider Press is a light, warm & spacious semi-detached rural cottage in Ilmington, Warwickshire. The Cotswold stone barn conversion welcomes pets and is situated on a quiet lane in an AONB. The cottage offers lovely views, modernity, walks from the door, a garden with a small stream, and a log fire.
Part of an 18th century water mill in the quiet Warwickshire village of Tredington,on the edge of the Cotswolds. Puddle Cottage is in a charming riverside location with its own secluded garden and steps leading down to the mill stream. Pets welcome. Fishing is available on site.
The Shakespeare Lodge sits on an elevated position near Stratford-upon-Avon and enjoys wonderful countryside views. The gorgeous rural cottage boasts an elegant interior with exposed beams as well as a sophisticated dining room, ample grounds, multiple entertaining spaces and guaranteed memories.
Castle View is a striking architecturally designed, large holiday home opposite Warwick Castle Warwickshire. With a seamless blend of new and old, the cottage features exposed beams and stone walls, plus an orangery, a lovely garden, balconies and impressive views of the famous castle.
This unique accommodation is part of an historic water mill and retains original features including exposed beams and huge mill windows. The peaceful Warwickshire village of Tredington is ideally situated between the Cotswolds and Stratford-on-Avon. Fishing is available on site.
Stourton Manor is a masterfully-restored rural cottage blending its Cotswold stone exterior with traditional charm and sophistication. The pet-friendly cottage in Stourton, Warwickshire, offers two log fires and sits on lovely grounds which host a yoga studio and gym, tennis court and a cricket net.
Country charm defines Hamlet Cottage, a rural cottage surrounded by rolling hills near Stratford-upon-Avon. Exposed beams and stable doors enhance the character of the cottage, which also offers modernity and comfort as well as space to truly unwind with family & friends in Shakespeare country.
The Glen exudes rural charm. The Grade II listed thatched cottage in Ilmington boasts a stone façade an interior with exposed beams, tiled floor and an inglenook fireplace with open fire. The pet-friendly cottage also offers a manicured garden with summer house & wendy house, plus access to Warwick.
Celebrate a momentous occasion at Arden Hill Farm House, a refined country house near Stratford-upon-Avon with stunning views, an elegant interior, spacious gardens and a hot tub. The rural cottage offers a traditional exterior and access to many walking and cycling paths, as well as tranquillity.
Uninterrupted views of the Warwickshire countryside greet visitors to Furlong Barn, a sophisticated rural cottage in Long Itchington. The secluded barn conversion boasts vaulted beamed ceilings & open-plan design, as well as generous grounds with a furnished patio for enjoying the beautiful scenery.
Suncroft is a quaint Grade II pet-friendly Cotswold cottage near the Warwickshire village of Shotteswell, a 17th-century holiday home sleeping to eight guests. It features cosy interiors in muted tones, traditional furnishings, an inglenook fireplace & a country-style kitchen.
New Inn House is a luxuriously-appointed rural holiday cottage in Abbots Salford, boasting gorgeous interiors, uninterrupted views of Warwickshire, a heated swimming pool, tennis court, games room, children’s play area, an open fire and lavish grounds perfect for pets and for entertaining.
Romeo Cottage blesses guest with rural charm and reminders of yesteryear. The rural cottage, near Stratford-upon-Avon, is surrounded by gorgeous countryside and boasts an interior replete with vaulted ceilings and exposed beams as well as a hot tub, ensuring a memorable and delightful holiday.
Rural charm abounds at Measure Cottage, a delightful rural cottage in the quaint village of Wootton Wawen. The cottage has retained many of its traditional features such as inglenook fireplace and incorporates modern comforts such as hot tub. Enjoy the tranquillity or celebrate a memorable occasion.
Warwickshire is a county full of great houses. These include Charlescote Park, Ragley Hall, Compton Verney, Baddesley Clinton with its medieval moat, and Coughton Court, associated with the 1605 Gunpowder Plot, all with their rolling lawns and pools designed by Capability Brown, the famous landscape gardener. Children are catered for on several children's farms, especially the Bungos Play Barn in Bidford-on-Avon. During the autumn, many farms create maize-mazes, curiously laid out using these tall plants, and which are open to young and old alike.